Tips for Helping Elderly Parents

Most of us with elderly parents have received the dreaded call in the middle of the night. “We are in the emergency room. Your dad is having chest pain and his blood pressure is really high.”  We immediately think, Should

Caregivers for Disabled Children – Tips to Help Family Members Keep Their Loved Ones Safe

If you are the parent or family caregiver for a disabled child, it can be very challenging to keep a balance between his or her daily needs, personal needs and caregiving needs. The following tips will help caregivers for disabled

What Are Skilled Nursing Services?

Have you or someone you love just recovered from surgery, illness or an injury? If so, you may want know the answers to what are skilled nursing services and how you can benefit from in home nursing services. Highly trained

How to Create Weekly Meals for Seniors

Young adults do not seem to have a problem frequenting fast food restaurants and indulging on less than healthy food. It is also easy for them to go to the grocery store whenever they want to without problems. However, as

What Are Home Care Facilities?

In the 21st century, senior citizens no longer have to worry about being relocated to an ‘old folks facility’ if they are not able to remain independent in their homes. Home care facilities have transformed the way that elders and

Where To? How Transportation is Vital to Successful Home Care

Transportation, especially during poor weather, poses limitations for the elderly that impacts their health. If you can’t easily get around, you can’t get to the doctor, you can’t get to the pharmacy. So, you aren’t very likely to get out and

4 Reasons Why Homecare for the Elderly Is Becoming the Preferred Choice for Seniors

As the life expectancy continues to increase in the United States due to more advanced medical care, the percentage of seniors in the country has also increased. In fact, an older adult 65 years of age and older account for

The Top Reasons Why At Home Senior Services Are the Best Options for Your Elderly Parents

As your parents begin to get older, they may need more assistance with their daily chores. When you begin to explore your choices for elder care, consider hiring at home senior services instead of choosing a long term care facility.

How Companions for the Elderly Can Help

We are a few months into the new year, and people are working just as hard as they always have to ensure that they are making ends meet. Unfortunately, as a result, the demographic of adults over the age of

What Is Skilled Nursing At Home?

There are several conditions that must be met in order for a client to qualify for skilled nursing at home services. Medicare, Medicaid and many health insurance providers require that the patient is: Homebound Currently under the care of a